For population 25 years and over in Slick:
For population 15 years and over in Slick town:
13 residents are foreign born (7.1% Africa).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $393 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tulsa, OK (30.7 miles , pop. 393,049).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (208.0 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Bristow, OK (2.8 miles ), Kellyville, OK (3.4 miles ), Beggs, OK (3.6 miles ), Mounds, OK (3.7 miles ), Depew, OK (3.7 miles ), Shamrock-Heyburn Lake, OK (3.9 miles ), Winchester, OK (3.9 miles ), Kiefer, OK (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 35.78 N, Longitude: 96.27 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 918
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +24 (+19.4%).
Average climate in Slick, Oklahoma
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Slick-area historical tornado activity is above Oklahoma state average. It is 347% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/5/1960, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 21.9 miles away from the Slick town center killed 5 people and injured 81 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 5/1/1954, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 14.2 miles away from the town center injured 65 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Slick-area historical earthquake activity is below Oklahoma state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/6/1997 at 23:38:00, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 LG, 4.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 77.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/27/2007 at 21:03:22, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 46.4 miles away from Slick center
On 6/9/2008 at 22:59:47, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 41.0 miles away from the city center
On 10/30/2008 at 16:25:00, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 53.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/15/2006 at 08:30:25, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 47.5 miles away from Slick center
On 1/24/1991 at 05:00:26, a magnitude 3.0 (2.9 LG, 3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Creek County (29) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 11, Floods: 8, Winter Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 7, Fires: 6, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Slick:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Slick:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.1 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2003 was 7.79. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 7.1%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Slick compared to Oklahoma state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Slick (based on Creek County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 50.20%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Slick government finances in 2002(per resident):
8.98% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,481 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.86% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($29,947 average adjusted gross income)
0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($153 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Slick:
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TV broadcast stations around Slick:
Slick fatal accident list:
Jan 30, 1982 11:20 AM, 16, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: